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Elizabeth McGovern

Elizabeth Lee McGovern is an American actor and musician. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including a Screen Actors Guild Award, three Golden Globe Award nominations, and one Academy Award nomination. Born in Evanston, Illinois, McGovern spent the majority of her early life in Los Angeles, California. After attending the American Conservatory Theater and the Juilliard School, McGovern made her feature film debut in Ordinary People (1980). For her role as Evelyn Nesbit in the musical film Ragtime (1981), she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She subsequently had lead roles in a number of major studio films, including Once Upon a Time in America (1984), She's Having a Baby (1987), The Bedroom Window (1987), The Handmaid's Tale (1990), and The Wings of the Dove (1997).


Aliases
  • Elizabeth Lee McGovern
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Downton Abbey

2019
as Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham

Downton Abbey

2010
as Cora Crawley

Kick-Ass

2010
as Mrs. Lizewski

Downton Abbey: A New Era

2022
as Cora Crawley

The Commuter

2018
as Karen MacCauley

Tales from Hollywood

1992
as Helen Schwartz

Angels Crest

2011
as Jane

The Wife

2018
as Elaine Mozell

In Search of Oz

1994
as Self - Readings

Daphne

2007
as Ellen Doubleday

Buffalo Soldiers

2001
as Mrs. Berman

Manila

2000
as Elizabeth

The House of Mirth

2000
as Mrs. Carry Fisher

Ragtime

1981
as Evelyn Nesbit

The Summer of Ben Tyler

1996
as Celia Rayburn

Showing Roots

2016
as Shirley

Native Son

1986
as Mary Dalton

Ordinary People

1980
as Jeannine Pratt

Swung

2015
as Dolly Adams

Tune in Tomorrow...

1990
as Elena Quince

Inconceivable

2008
as Tallulah 'Tutu' Williams

Racing with the Moon

1984
as Caddie Winger

The Favor

1994
as Emily

A Name Without a Place

2019
as Gretchen Lansing

Clover

1997
as Sara Kate

Wings of Courage

1996
as Noëlle Guillaumet

Johnny Handsome

1989
as Donna McCarty

Broken Glass

1996
as Margaret Hyman

The Scarlet Pimpernel

1999
as Marguerite Blakeney

She's Having a Baby

1988
as Kristen 'Kristy' Briggs

Lovesick

1983
as Chloe Allen

Woman in Gold

2015
as Judge Florence-Marie Cooper

Thursday the 12th

as Candice Hopper

Chytilova Versus Forman

1982
as Elizabeth McGovern

A Room with a View

2007
as Mrs Honeychurch

Unexpected

2015
as Carolyn

The Chaperone

2019
as Norma

A Shock to the System

1990
as Stella Anderson

The Wings of the Dove

1997
as Susan Stringham

The Changeling

1993
as Beatrice-Joanna

The Changeling

1993
as De Flores

Guest Star

Episode The Kumars
Elizabeth McGovern, Harry Shearer and Kay Burley
2014
Episode The Jonathan Ross Show
Elizabeth McGovern, Michelle Dockery, Stephen Fry, Craig David, Martin Freeman, Charlie XCX, Christine and The Queens
2019
Episode Agatha Christie's Poirot
Appointment with Death
2009
Episode The Talk
"Downton Abbey" cast members
2015
Episode A Little Late with Lilly Singh
Allen Leech, Elizabeth McGovern, Hugh Bonneville
2019
Episode Portrait Artist of the Year
Elizabeth McGovern, Fiona Shaw, Kadeena Cox
2018
Episode Tales from the Crypt
Horror in the Night
1996
Episode La boîte à questions
Laura Carmichael & Elizabeth McGovern
2022
Episode Today
December 15, 2011
2011
Episode Sunday Morning
Episode 1
2022
Episode Skavlan
From BBC Studios, London: Fredrik Ljungberg, Elizabeth McGovern, Katie Piper, Erik Solheim, Taylor Swift
2012
Episode Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Harm
2007
Episode The Graham Norton Show
Elizabeth McGovern, Louis Walsh, Alan Davies, Eliza Doolittle
2010